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Jessica Hernandez

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May 17, 2018

Energy data analytics platform

The company was founded by Siddhartha Sachdeva, Akhlak Ahmed, and Sudaksha Sachdeva in 2013; in 2017, the company raised $6 million from Shell Technology Ventures, Iberdrola Ventures (Perseo), and Energy & Environment Investment. The company is a developer of a software platform to analyze smart ... read more.
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Jessica Hernandez

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May 17, 2018

Energy management and efficiency for commercial and industrial savings

Evercomm offers energy management solutions leveraging software analytics to identify energy saving opportunities in data centers, university buildings, and industrial facilities Builds energy profiles and fault libraries of individual pieces of equipment to validate operational data and is able to ... read more.
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Michael Kronberger

Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

May 17, 2018

Proppants are used in hydraulic fracturing of oil and gas wells, injected into the well after the initial frack to keep the fractures in the rock open so that oil and gas can flow out. The rise of fracking, particularly in the U.S., over the past decade or so has created a large business for ... read more.

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Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

May 16, 2018

Focused on high-quality but pricier Northern White fracking sand and cheaper but lower-performance "in-basin" sand; neglects intermediate grades  Also differentiates on its PropStream logistics system, which includes PropBeast conveyors that reduce particulate emissions compared to alternatives Due ... read more.

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Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

May 16, 2018

Pure-play producer of Northern White frac sand proppants; lower-performance than resin-coating or ceramic proppants, but the highest-performing, and highest-priced, of the cheaper sand proppants Has proven reserves of approximately 320 million tons of the material, and sold 2.4 million tons in 2017 ... read more.

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Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

May 16, 2018

Producer of alumina-based ceramics proppants, fracture treatment software, and consulting services for the oil and gas industry Biggest competitor is Saint-Gobain's ceramics proppant business, with companies from Russia and China also competing with Carbo's proppant products Ceramics proppants, ... read more.

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May 16, 2018

Silica products mainly used for hydraulic fracturing but also for industrial applications Owns 765 million tons of commercial silica and operates in 19 production facilities across the U.S. Its silica sand proppants compete with more premium ceramics proppants; however, ceramics proppants are in ... read more.

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Measuring the Impact and Opportunity of 5G in Physical Industries

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation More...

Planned Publication Date: February 2019

This report will take a deeper look at 5G technology and its potential impact on physical industries like manufacturing, automotive, oil and gas, energy, and agriculture. It will cover both operational impacts on these industries, as well as potential business opportunities for developers.

The State of Your Innovation in 2019

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q1 2019

What keeps innovation executives up at night? Tapping into our proprietary data around the world's innovation executive peer group, we analyzed more than 100,000 recent technology-related searches run on our platform, 10,000 questions asked of our analysts, and 1,000 key innovation initiatives of leading companies (all aggregated and anonymized, of course). The results paint an accurate and insightful look into the state of the world’s actual innovation treads going into 2019: What technologies are attracting the most interest, what strategic questions are proving hard to answer, what start-ups are attracting the most attention, and more.

Connected Car: How Connectivity Will Enable Digital Services in The Vehicle

Coverage Areas: Autonomous Systems 2.0 More...

Planned Publication Date: Q1 2019

The connected car technology space is broad and complex. Because of this complexity, identifying opportunities can be challenging. This report will look at connectivity and how it will enable digital services in the car.

Artificial Intelligence: Challenges and Emerging Solutions

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q1 2019

The rise of AI has left a wake of misinformation, confusion, and overpromises. This report,a follow-on to the first report we published two years back, will look to sort through the hype, establish clear definitions for terms such as AI, categorize different available techniques, and highlight emerging technologies along with the challenges of implementing AI solutions.

Quantum Sensors

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q1 2019

Quantum sensors offer improvements in sensitivity and precision compared to their classical sensing counterparts. In this report, we will discuss the current capabilities and development opportunities in materials and designs.

Water Infrastructure in the Developing World

Coverage Areas: Owning the Energy Transition More...

Planned Publication Date: Q1 2019

The main opportunity for innovation in water infrastructure exists in developing countries, because they are not hampered by difficult-to-replace legacy infrastructure. This report looks into the developments and describes what technologies are actually being deployed, and why.

Innovating innovation using digital technologies

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation

Planned Publication Date: Q1 2019

While data collection and analysis offers the ability to transform all parts of the value chain in manufacturing, applying this to innovate new products represents a unique opportunity. It is not capex-intensive, not that disruptive to ongoing operations, and can significantly decrease time and cost involved in product development in the manufacturing sector. This report will identify how clients in the manufacturing sector can enhance their innovation efforts through the use of advanced data analytics and other digital technologies. We will also explore how digitalization of innovation will impact the underlying core innovation processes itself.

Digitizing the fight against diabetes: From therapy to prevention

Coverage Areas: Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness More...

Planned Publication Date: Q1 2019

In this report we approach the digital management of diabetes by looking at the complete health spectrum from healthy to severely diseased individuals and highlight unmet needs and opportunities that digital health developers should take advantage of. We also highlight how these strategies should consider underlying differences, from molecular to cultural, when addressing different markets and regions.

The Market Size for Smart Home

Coverage Areas: Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness More...

Planned Publication Date: Q1 2019

The growth of connected smart home appliances have expanded from lighting controls to thermostats, door locks, and even coffee makers. With the large influx of new products, how is the smart home market segmented, and where do opportunities lie?

Ubiquitous Sensing

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation More...

Planned Publication Date: Q1 2019

As commoditized sensors become cheaper and offer improved performance they can now be more readily incorporated into new applications and devices that were previously not feasible. These always-on sensors in consumer and industrial environments will allow for continuous monitoring, all while being transparent and not interfering with individuals daily activities.

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